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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity coaches per day from New York to Virginia Beach. Traveling by coach from New York to Virginia Beach usually takes around 7 hours and 53 minutes, but the fastest SprinterBus coach can make the trip in 7 hours,

Distance287 mi (462 km)
Shortest duration7h 0m
Cheapest price£32.30
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceWanda Coach
Coach lines2

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from New York to Virginia Beach

(Based on 16 ratings and reviews)



Arlyn rose

24 February 2022- Visiting family

Wanda Coach

Pros: Friendly and helpful staff Kudos! Cons: NA.

Pros: Friendly and helpful staff Kudos! Cons: NA.



13 February 2022- Visiting family

Wanda Coach

Pros: Everything. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Economical.

Pros: Everything. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Economical.



17 January 2022- Solo travel

Wanda Coach

Price is good

Price is good



24 December 2021- Solo travel

Wanda Coach

Pros: I got to rest and watch movies on my phone. Cons: The bathroom. Need to be updated with supplies. Tips: Enjoy it's a nice ride.

Pros: I got to rest and watch movies on my phone. Cons: The bathroom. Need to be updated with supplies. Tips: Enjoy it's a nice ride.



10 July 2021- Visiting family


Pros: It was quiet and the temperature was just comfy. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Please wear a mask 💚.

Pros: It was quiet and the temperature was just comfy. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Please wear a mask 💚.

How much is a coach ticket from New York to Virginia Beach?

£35.82 is the average price of a coach ticket from New York to Virginia Beach. Any tickets cheaper than £35.82 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a coach ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date


Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a coach from New York to Virginia Beach is expected to range from £32 to £40. If you are looking to travel to Virginia Beach within the next week, you can find coach tickets starting from £32. The cheapest coach tickets in the next month are £32 and can be found on 18 May 2022.

Monthly average prices


The lowest coach ticket prices on this route can usually be found in September. That’s when the average price of a coach ticket is expected to be just £24 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from New York to Virginia Beach in June, expect to spend more on your coach trip, as the average ticket price may surge to £45 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches


Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. Booking in advance is the best way to find cheap coach tickets, even if it’s only by a few days.

What coach companies travel from New York to Virginia Beach?

There are two coach lines that have daily service from New York to Virginia Beach that you can search and book on Wanderu. However, each company only runs one coach per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
SprinterBus17h 0m£46.56
Wanda Coach18h 21m£32.30
  • SprinterBus


    Sprinter Bus provides daily bus services between New York City, Hampton Road, and Dover Downs. Buses feature common amenities like WiFi and electrical outlets. Trips from New York to Virginia Beach take about 7 hours and 0 minutes on Sprinter Bus, and most trips depart from 201 West 37th St in New York. Sprinter Bus is known for its affordable and reliable service in impeccably-maintained buses.

  • Wanda Coach

    Wanda Coach

    Wanda Coach is one of the leading Chinatown bus carriers in the U.S. The company offers 1 daily bus trips to and from more than 70 cities across the East Coast and the Midwest. With bus ticket prices starting from £32 and convenient pick-up and drop-off locations, Wanda Coach is one of the preferred bus carriers for passengers looking to travel between the Chinatown districts of New York and Virginia Beach.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from New York to Virginia Beach during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach takes an average of 7 hours and 53 minutes to cover the 287 miles from New York to Virginia Beach. However, the fastest coach only takes 7 hours. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Friday is the busiest travel day for coaches as people head from New York to Virginia Beach for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave New York?

The first coach leaves at 09:00 and the last coach leaves at 09:00. To see the times for all coaches from New York to Virginia Beach, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach trips to Virginia Beach are there per day?

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from New York to Virginia Beach. Both of these are direct coaches, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring coaches at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Virginia Beach; ticket prices start at £37.95.

City Information

New York


New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world.

Virginia Beach

For those looking to enjoy fun in the sun with affordable prices, Virginia Beach is the perfect destination. Start your day with a walk around the beachfront and on the long concrete boardwalk. The refreshing sea breeze, along with performances by various street artists, will wake up all your senses and prepare you for a new day. If you are lucky, you might even get the chance to enjoy a local festival, as the beachfront is a popular venue for events. If you want to get away from the crowd and indulge in nature, First Landing State Park is an excellent choice. As the first landing spot for Jamestown colonists more than five centuries ago, First Landing State Park now features 20 miles of scenic trails on its land, along with a long beach. For those who are up for some marine biology lessons, the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center is a great choice.

Unsurprisingly, Virginia Beach offers some of the freshest seafood around. To try out the best regional staples such as crab cakes or fried shrimp, head over to Blue Seafood & Spirits or Tautog's Restaurant.

Wesleyan Commons Shopping Center acts as the city’s main bus station, and it serves the SprinterBus line. While there are no trains to Virginia Beach, Amtrak runs its Thruway bus service in and out of the Hampton Road Transit Bus Stop. The city’s main airport is the Norfolk International Airport, which is located 5 miles outside of the city.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in New York?

Departure stations

New York has two coach stations with service to Virginia Beach.

All coach stations in New York:

  • 103 Canal St

  • 201 West 37th St

Where does the coach arrive in Virginia Beach?

Arrival stations

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Virginia Beach.

Coach stations in Virginia Beach:

  • 5792 Northampton Blvd

  • Wesleyan Commons Shopping Center

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